(2010 Vintage) This dry and purplish red coloured red showcases a complex nose releasing woody, empyreumatic, spicy, floral, fruity and vegetal scents. You will be charmed with this full-bodied wine revealing a broad texture, fleshy tannins and a long finish.
90 WS. Full-bodied, with a large core of black currant, fig paste and warm raspberry ganache all backed by grippy briar and fruitcake notes on the juicy finish. 92 percent Syrah, 4 percent Malbec and 2 percent Viognier, with the remainder Tempranillo, Mourvèdre and Grenache. From Sven Bruchfeld, Viña Santa Carolina winemaker. Drink now through 2011. 1,383 cases made. -JM